|AECOM wins US$10.7-million contract for Doha Expressway Phase 2 project|
LOS ANGELES, Jun 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, announced today that it has been awarded a US$10.7-million contract from the Qatar Public Works Authority.
Under the contract, AECOM will provide general- and site-supervision as well as quantity-surveying services for the Doha Expressway Phase 2 - Package 7 project.
"We are excited to be part of this vital modernization effort in Doha," said AECOM President and Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio.
The project is located on a 4.2-mile stretch of the city's Salwa Road and comprises four interchanges - three of which will be multilevel - upgrading the existing road to provide four lanes in each direction for the mainline traffic and service roads network, with a car park to serve the adjacent area. It also includes the upgrading of all related infrastructure work required by local service departments.
Work on the project is expected to begin by July 2010 and be completed within 30 months.
AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 100 countries and had revenue of $6.3 billion during the 12-month period ended March 31, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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